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The Week in Tweet, Week 29

In the distance

Always calling

@outshine

It beckons play

Monday July 13:

[Quote for the Monday] “The Looking back is memory; the looking forward is creation.”

[Source] Elsa Barker (ca. 1869 — 1954) / American novelist and poet / Letters from a Living Dead Man.

Tuesday July 14:

Jagged proggy post-hardcore meets fragile folk-tinged indie somewhere in Glasgow. Looks awful on paper, sounds super on your stereo. Buy it.

[#SoundBytes] The Lamps of Terrahead by El Dog – http://www.eldog.co.uk/ / Lo-Five Records – http://www.lo-five.com/.

Wednesday July 15:

A woman grafts a miniature, nano-engineered breed of fruit trees to people’s skin. Orchards travel the world and seed onto garbage heaps.

[Bio] Alex Dally MacFarlane (http://is.gd/uIUg) wants a cheek-tree. Find her work in LCRW, Electric Velocipede and, soon, Clarkesworld.

Thursday July 16:

Cute little Esther’s rotten with evil and does bad things to mommy and daddy. Sound familiar? By the artiste who directed House of Wax.

[#Spitballs] Orphan / Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra / http://is.gd/1BjY6.

Friday July 17:

[Quote for the Friday] “It is hope that maintains most of mankind.”

[Source] Sophocles (496? – 406 BC) / Greek playwright / Fragments.

Saturday July 18:

For three months, my android’s gone to school for me, dated my girlfriend and done my chores. Nobody’s noticed. Now to make my sister’s.

[Bio] @ficklefiction is actually @fickledeity. Just your average Sri Lankan girl with dreams of changing the world for the better.

Sunday July 19:

The first part of Dick’s original novel, complete, threaded through comic illustrations – a storyboard for readers, though puzzling.

[#ShineComics] DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP #1 (of 24) by Philip K. Dick (novel), Tony Parker (art); BOOM!, 2009, $3.99 .

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